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Boost Your PC Speed by Using SSD

In short you can explain an SSD (Solid State Drive) as modern HDD (Hard Disk Drive). What's the difference then? Maybe the functions are almost same but there are some big differences between the two. Go through the post to clear the concept . . .

What's an SSD A solid state drive or SSD is a storage device that uses non volatile flash memory along with necessary controller and chipset to store the data. It's somewhat like RAM, but unlike RAM it can store data for a long period of time. 
An SSD drive is considered to be more durable and stable in that sense - There is no moving parts i.e. platters, spindle, R/W head etc. which are available in traditional HDD.  

Advantages of SSD over HDD If you use SSD as your primary boot device instead of HDD then you may get the following advantages -  Faster performanceLower power consumptionBetter vibration resistanceLower heat No noiseIn short we can say, SSD is more durable and stable than traditional HDD. 

After installing SSD, you will…

Advanced English Dicionary (AED) for Windows 8

Advanced American English Dictionary

Advanced English Dictionary (AED) is the most pleasant dictionary app to use with Windows 8 with more than 4,00,000 entries. It has fast and superp user interface with no confusing option. Though it's designed for English (US), you can listen both US & UK Pronunciation. You'll enjoy it for sure. :)

Features & Advantages:
  • AED is completely free with Windows 8. 
  • Definition data stored locally (you can use offline).
  • Pronunciation (UK & US) - Internet connection needed.
  • Search through Windows Charm!
  • Relevant details available for most of the words.
  • Pictures are also avilable where necessary.
  • Fast & Simple user interface. 

Advanced American English Dictionary


Maybe this is disappointing for the users who are not using Windows 8. Because this app is designed for Windows 8 and can only be downloaded from Windows Store. You should have access to Windows 8 store to download this app. And you may require Windows live account to download. Also make sure your Windows is activated and you can use the app store properly. Follow the procedure below:
  • Connect the the internet. 
  • Press start and type Advanced English Dictionary.
  • In the search location, choose Store. 
  • Now you'll be redirected to Windows Store. 
  • Find AED from there. It will be in the Books & Reference category.
  • Hit on the start button to start download (You may sign in to your hotmail or live ID).
  • Wait for the app to be installed. It's 20 MB in size. 

How to Use?

It's so easy to operate. A child below 10 years can easily use it. After installing the app, you will find it on your Start Tiles. Hit on it to open the app. Now type any word you want and hit enter.

You will find the details at the right. Even you may find related image at the bottom if available. 

Press UK or US button at the top to listen to the pronunciation. 

Remember, this is a free app. So ads by Microsoft will be displayed at the right of the screen. And it will consume your net. You can disconnect your net if you'd like to stop those ads. But if your net is off, you can't listen the audio. 

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